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Choice Genetics June 2017 Newsletter

2017.06.27

  THE “QIQO – PRINCIPLE”: QUALITY IN…QUALITY OUT. Some of you might have heard the term “GIGO” standing for “Garbage In – Garbage Out”. It is used by statisticians and geneticists who want to indicate that the quality of a statistical analysis will be unreliable (or “garbage”) if it is based on inaccurate (or “garbage”) [+]

Choice Genetics Brazil Farm Gets Visit from Employee’s Children

2016.03.16

After attending a lecture by Márcio Fernandes, president of Elektro Electricity and Services, during the XVI National Seminar Development of Swine organized in July by the ABCS, Choice Genetics has decided to put into practice some of the principles presented. In his presentation “Happiness Makes a Profit,” Márcio Fernandes showed how a work environment based [+]

UPCOMING EVENTS – MARCH 2016 to NOVEMBER 2016

2016.03.16

CAHE Qingdao, China May 16-20, 2016 World Pork Expo Des Moines, IA June 8-10, 2016 NPIC Wisconsin Dells, WI July 10-23, 2016 SPACE Rennes, France September 13-16, 2016 Leman Conference St. Paul, MN September 19- 22, 2016 Sommet De L’Élevage Clermont-Ferrand, France October 5-7, 2016 Leman China Nanjing, China October 16-18, 2016 Euro Tier Hanover, [+]

Excellent Performance of Naïma x P76 Hogs in Argentina

2016.03.16

Choice Genetics Argentina, with the collaboration of BioFarma, an Argentinean feed company, has participated in a test with Naïma x P76 hogs to measure the growth curve and feed intake of the animals. Twenty-four Naïma sows were inseminated in 2014 and 176 piglets have been placed in the new experimental Biofarma facility, in groups of [+]

ANNUAL GENETIC REVIEW HELD IN WEST DES MOINES – USA

2016.03.16

The three Choice Genetics R&D departments met in West Des Moines, IA for their annual “Genetic Review”. Teams of geneticists from Choice Genetics France and Choice Genetics USA were present for the event, as was Dr. Fu, representing the new subsidiary: Choice Genetics China. Olivier Demeure, Groupe Grimaud’s Chief Scientific Officer, was also present to [+]